Shawn Nelson, a South Grand Prairie graduate is entering his 7th year being part of the Warrior baseball program. He graduated in 2008 playing outfield for the Warriors.
Coach Nelson is starting his 4th year as an educator/coach. He coached one year at Arlington Heights High School, and has been here at SGP for the past three years. Nelson teaches business classes, and also coaches football.
Coach Nelson attended Dallas Baptist University where he graduated with a Bachelors degree in Business Management. After college, he pursued a career in the golf industry by being an Assistant Golf Professional at TPC Four Seasons. After 2 years of working there, he decided to follow his passion of teaching and coaching.
Coach Nelson is married to Delaina Nelson and they have a son named Easton (1).